Go to content

Here’s what HM Queen Elizabeth II would eat everyday since childhood

Here’s what HM Queen Elizabeth II would eat everyday since childhood
/ Pool / Pool / Getty Images Entertainment / Getty Images

Queen Elizabeth II is known for her elegance, class, and well, preferred taste in food…

According to her former private chef of 15 years, Darren McGrady, is sharing all of the fun and exciting details of what Her Majesty The Queen absolutely adored snacking on almost every day since her childhood.

When it comes to high teatime, it was almost a 100% guarantee that the cooking staff at Buckingham Palace would prepare tasty jam sandwiches for the Queen herself. The secret that makes this simple meal so elegant? Freshly picked berries are used to make the jam, applied with butter on bread cut into small circles, the same size as an old British penny.

Talk about splendid!

While jam sandwiches were her automatic go-to when it came to snacking, Her Majesty wa also very fond of scones (topped with jam), fresh berries, and gin (of course) mixed with lemonade or Sprite.

So, if you’re looking to host an event that would even impress the Royal Family themselves, we recommend giving some of these high teatime snacks and drinks a try.

Subscribe to our newletter!Subscribe to our newletter!
By subscribing, I agree to receive communications by email from Cogeco Média and its affiliates, including news, updates, activities and contests. You can unsubscribe at any time by using the link at the bottom of our emails or contacting us via our Privacy Policy. Please note, however, that we may still continue to send you service-related and other non-commercial communications. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
Streaming will resume following advertisement.
The Morning Show
On air uptil 8:20 AM